Open main menu
See also: 'vert, vért, vèrt, vērt, and vërt

Contents

EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Old French vert, from Latin viridis.

NounEdit

vert (countable and uncountable, plural verts)

  1. (heraldry) A green colour, now only in heraldry; represented in engraving by diagonal parallel lines 45 degrees counter-clockwise.
  2. (archaic) Green undergrowth or other vegetation growing in a forest, as a potential cover for deer.
  3. (archaic) The right to fell trees or cut shrubs in a forest.
    • 1819, Walter Scott, Ivanhoe
      “I understand thee,” said the King, “and the Holy Clerk shall have a grant of vert and venison in my woods of Warncliffe.”
TranslationsEdit
See alsoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vert (comparative more vert, superlative most vert)

  1. (heraldry) In blazon, of the colour green.
Related termsEdit
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Abbreviation of vertical.

NounEdit

vert (plural verts)

  1. (colloquial) In sport, a type of bicycle stunt competition.
  2. A vertical surface used by skateboarders or skiers.

Etymology 3Edit

Abbreviation of vertebrate.

NounEdit

vert (plural verts)

  1. (biology, informal) vertebrate

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French vert, from Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vert m (plural verts)

  1. green

AdjectiveEdit

vert (feminine singular verte, masculine plural verts, feminine plural vertes)

  1. green

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in French · couleurs (layout · text)
     blanc      gris      noir
             rouge ; cramoisi              orange ; brun              jaune ; crème
             vert citron              vert             
             cyan ; bleu canard              azur              bleu
             violet ; indigo              magenta ; pourpre              rose

Further readingEdit


FriulianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem.

AdjectiveEdit

vert

  1. green

Related termsEdit


HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

ver +‎ -t

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈvɛrt]
  • Hyphenation: vert

VerbEdit

vert

  1. third-person singular indicative past indefinite of ver
  2. past participle of ver

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German wert.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vert m (definite singular verten, indefinite plural verter, definite plural vertene)

  1. a host (also in biology)
  2. a landlord

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle Low German wert.

NounEdit

vert m (definite singular verten, indefinite plural vertar, definite plural vertane)

  1. a host (also in biology)
  2. a landlord

VerbEdit

vert

  1. present tense of verta/verte
  2. imperative of verta/verte

ReferencesEdit


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem.

NounEdit

vert m (oblique plural verz or vertz, nominative singular verz or vertz, nominative plural vert)

  1. green

AdjectiveEdit

vert m (oblique and nominative feminine singular vert)

  1. green, of a green color

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


WalloonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French vert, from Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem.

AdjectiveEdit

vert

  1. green